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Information Night: French Math Consultant

YK1 is proud to invite you to an information evening with French Immersion Math Consultant Renée Michaud. Based in Cal...

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YK1 is seeking substitute teachers!

With a new school year underway, Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) is seeking more substitute teachers. Package...

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Vaping Information PLEASE READ

Click here for some very important information on vaping.

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YK1 Board Bulletin - September 10, 2019

Please take a moment to view the bilingual board bulletin for the regular board meeting held on Tuesday, September 1...

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UPDATE: New YK1 School Project

The Steering Committee tasked with overseeing the New YK1 School Project continues to meet on a regular basis. The commi...

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School Photo Days are coming up!

School Photo Days are coming up! Check out the following schedule to make sure your child is prepared for the day. Havin...

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Regular Board Meeting: 10-Sep-19

The regular meeting of the YK1 Board of Trustees is coming up. Date:  Tuesday, September 10, 2019 Time...

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2019-2020 YK1 Open Houses

All YK1 schools will be hosting public Open Houses over the next few weeks. Drop by our schools during the following tim...

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Yellowknife Education Forum: September 25

Yellowknife Education District No. 1, Yellowknife Catholic Schools and la Commission scolaire francophone Territoires d...

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Reminder: Forrest Drive Closure

Dear parents, with school resuming on Tuesday, September 3 we thought we'd remind you of ongoing construction work takin...

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Traffic and parking lot changes at Mildred Hall School

To all Mildred Hall School and YK1 parents, attached is a letter from YK1 Superintendent Metro explaining some important...

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2019 Welcome Back BBQ

Join YK1 for a Welcome Back BBQ on Saturday, August 31, 2019 in the YK1 parking lot (5402 50 Avenue) from 11:00 a.m. to...

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2019-2020 School Supply Lists

Click here to access 2019-2020 school supply lists for all six YK1 schools. Have a great summer! Ecole J.H. Sisso...

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École J.H. Sissons Project Summary - June 2019

The Steering Committee comprised of a number of different organizations continues to meet regularly to provide governanc...

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YK1 Board Bulletin - June 11, 2019

Please take a moment to view the bilingual board bulletin for the regular board meeting held on Tuesday, June 11, 20...

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Regular Board Meeting: 11-Jun-19

The Regular Board meeting of the YK1 Board of Trustees is coming up. Date:  Tuesday, June 11, 2019 Tim...

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Two YK1 teachers inducted into NWT Education Hall of Fame

Two of YK1's longest-serving teachers were inducted into the NWT Education Hall of Fame on June 5. The school district...

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Appointment of acting superintendent during medical leave

Attached is a letter from YK1 Chairperson John Stephenson which details that Ed Lippert, assistant superintendent of YK1...

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Regular Board Meeting: 14-May-19

The Regular Board Meeting of the YK1 Board of Trustees is coming up. Date:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Time: 7:00 p....

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UPDATE: École J.H. Sissons School Rebuild

Following four public meetings held last week, Yellowknife Education District No. 1, the GNWT's Department of Education...

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Administration changes for 2019-2020 school year

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) has three administration staffing changes to announce ahead of the 2019-2020...

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2019 JK & K Camps are coming up!

Are you thinking about registering your child in junior kindergarten or kindergarten next year? Are you considering Rang...

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Fourth public accommodations meeting scheduled

*** Please note that a fourth public accommodations meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, April 25 at N.J. Macpherson...

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REMINDER: Draft Accommodations Plan Meetings

Please find attached a stakeholder letter from YK1 Superintendent Metro Huculak regarding three public meetings coming...

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Public Meetings: Draft Accommodations Scenarios

Please find attached a stakeholder letter from YK1 Superintendent Metro Huculak regarding three public meetings coming...

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Annual Ratepayer's Meeting: 16-Apr-19

The Trustees of YK1 will be holding their annual Ratepayer's Meeting: Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Tim...

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Regular Board Meeting: 9-Apr-19

The Trustees of YK1 will be holding their Regular Board Meeting: Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2019 Time: 7:0...

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YK1 Ratepayer Meeting - April 16, 2019

Everyone is welcome to attend YK1's Ratepayer Meeting on April 16, 2019. The meeting will be held at the YK1 district of...

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Final 2019-2020 YK1 Calendars

The Board of Trustees for Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) approved the 2019-2020 school calendars during thei...

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Regular Board Meeting: 12-Mar-19

The Trustees of YK1 will be holding their Regular Board Meeting: Date:  Tues., March 12, 2019 Time: ...

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NWT Canadian Parents for French AGM: March 4

The Northwest Territories' Canadian Parents for French (CPF) chapter will host its Annual General Meeting at École St....

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Regular Board Meeting: 12-Feb-19

The Regular Board Meeting of the YK1 Board of Trustees is coming soon! Date:  Tues., February 12, 2019...

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2019-2020 YK1 School Calendars: Second Drafts

Dear parents and guardians, Thank you for all your comments regarding the 2019-2020 school year calendars. Following...

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NWT Canadian Parents for French AGM: February 2

The Northwest Territories' Canadian Parents for French (CPF) chapter will host its Annual General Meeting at École J.H....

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Parent Letter: Requesting an amendment to the Education Act to extend Trustee te...

Attached is a letter from Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) Chairperson John Stephenson regarding the length...